The Postgraduate Programs

The FMHS has started the Master program in the 1997/1998 academic year, with the admission of the first batch of students to the Department of Biochemistry (4 students) and the Department of Microbiology (7 students)..

After that, FMHS has continued to enroll students in various fields of specialization to include:
Pharmacology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, General Surgery, Community Medicine, Public Health, Pediatrics, Parasites, Pathology, Nursing, Ophthalmology, Anatomy, Tissues and General Internal Medicine.

Diplomas and Degrees awarded by FMHS are:

First: The Doctorate Degree:

  1. Biochemistry
  2. Community Medicine
  3. Microbiology
  4. Pediatrics

Second: the Master’s Degree:

  • Biochemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Pharmacology and Therapeutics
  • Gynecology and Obstetrics
  • General Surgery
  • Community Medicine
  • Pediatric
  • Nursing
  • Ophthalmology
  • Anatomy
  • Internal Medicine (Cardio)
  • Internal Medicine (Digestive System)


The Medical Education Development Centre (MEDC) was established by the decision of the Sana’a University Rector No. 672 of 2002. It marks an important event at FMHS since it is competent to review FMHS curricula and train FMHS teachers on the development of educational programs and on modern methods in the teaching and learning processes. Its duties include promoting the development and implementation of the Continuing Education Plan. This center oversees the Quality Assurance & Academic Accreditation Unit and the Sana’a University Journal of Medical Sciences.